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Vision for next Miami International Boat Show in flux

Here you are, working at the “Miami show”. But where are you, really? There are actually two boat shows going on right now: the 27th annual Yacht & …

Yacht owner keeps NASCAR driver’s spirit alive

Typically, when a yacht changes hands, the yacht gets renamed. Not so with M/Y Sunday Money, a custom 2001 100-foot Hatteras on display in the show this week. …

Motoryacht Never Say Never is a classic for yacht crew

While most camera lenses are focused on the shiniest new yachts at the show this week, it’s one of the oldest that has veteran yachties talking. The 122-foot …

Yacht crew profiles of a chef and a captain

The lure of yachting attracts crew from all walks of life, those that touch the water such as diving and fishing, and those that don’t. When those first few …

Revived plans to add dockage at Harbour Twenty-Six

A new group of investors has taken over the old Summerfield Boat Works property in Ft. Lauderdale and plans to revive the designs of Pier 17, a previous …

Optimism fills holes in Yacht and Brokerage Show in Miami Beach

Walking around the 27th annual Yacht & Brokerage Show yesterday, a casual breezy feel filled the docks, ushered in by open spaces that dot the show. The …

Several vessels debut at Yacht and Brokerage Show in Miami Beach

Italian builder Arcadia Yacht debuts the U.S. edition of its 85-foot (26m) semi-planing vessel. The boxy-looking yacht offers more interior space compared with …

Cargo ship aground off Galapagos

Ecuador officials declared a state of emergency for the Galapagos Marine Reserve and Galapagos National Park last week (Feb. 4) after the cargo ship MV …

Sailing dropped from Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) announced last week that it planned to drop sailing as a sanctioned sport in the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games. The …

MarineMax takes over in Ft. Myers

MarineMax has acquired the only on-water, full-service marina and retail facility in Ft. Myers on Florida’s southwest coast. MarineMax is the local dealer …

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Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

Surveyor, former yacht engineer Mark Webb dies

By Dorie Cox An engineer and a yacht surveyor, Mark Webb died after complications from triple by-pass heart surgery in Fort Lauderdale. …

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

200 celebrate at Triton Networking with Maritime Marine

About 200 people enjoyed a Polynesian-inspired Triton Networking event last night at Maritime Marine in Fort Lauderdale. The team and …

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

Special delivery: Laurel crew transport no-longer-salty dogs

By Dorie Cox; Photos by Purser Stephanie Hodges and Second Stew Shani Davies Cleaned up and rested, 10 dogs from the Bahamas Humane …

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

Veteran captain Achim Fischer dies in car accident

By Dorie Cox Capt. Achim Fischer died in Antibes on Nov. 26 as a result of a car accident. He was 72. A veteran captain of 30 years, …

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